N.J. street named for Leon Huff
Songwriter co-wrote 'Love Train,' 'Me and Mrs. Jones'CAMDEN, N.J. -- Award-winning songwriter Leon Huff has another reason to celebrate his 67th birthday Wednesday.
The Grammy-winning producer who helped create the "Sound of Philadelphia" will have a street renamed for him in Camden, N.J.
A section of Mulford Street, where he was raised, will be renamed Leon Huff Way.
Huff has been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Kenny Gamble.
The duo are known for songs such as "Love Train" by the O'Jays, "Me and Mrs. Jones" by Billy Paul and "If You Don't Know Me by Now" by Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes.